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Powerline Program Instructor

Teach an electric line worker construction and maintenance college curriculum based on Merchant Job Safety and Training Program at Alliance, NE.  Duties include teaching, curriculum development, scheduling, lab and equipment maintenance, ordering of supplies and equipment, counseling, recruitment, placement, student advising, and other program management duties. Student recruitment is an expectation.

The successful candidate will possess extensive electrical industry knowledge and experience in the construction and maintenance of both transmission and distribution systems, including an excellent working knowledge of appropriate OSHA safety standards, plus experience in teaching these concepts and skills to potential linemen.  This position includes instruction in the following areas: climb and perform work on utility structures; connect transformers; metering both single and three-phase; hot sticking; underground installation; trouble shooting; and switching.  High preference will be given to individuals who have journey level lineman status, familiarity with the MerchantJob Training and Safety curriculum, earned academic degrees or diplomas, and demonstrated teaching ability.

Commensurate, with excellent benefits package.

Start Date:
Fall 2017

Application Deadline:
Open until filled; application review begin June 1, 2017.  Only complete applications will be considered.

Application Procedure:
Send letter of application, current resume, academic transcripts and three letters of recommendation to: Human Resources Office, Western Nebraska Community College, 1601 East 27th Street, Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1815; or email to:; or fax to 308.635.6161.